Lost administrative User RRS feed

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  • Sometime back my assistant created a user name on my laptop and she didn't make herself an administrator, but somehow she also deleted the administrator. Now she is gone and I have the password to log in as her, but I don't have the authority to do anything, create a new user, change her old password, nothing... I tried to reinstall the Windows XP Pro CD and just reformat everything and start fresh, but it won't even allow me to do that because it's telling me I don't have the authority and to log in as the administrator but I can't.  How can I create an admin user so I can clean out this laptop?  Help Anyone?  Many Thanks.
    Monday, June 13, 2011 1:47 AM

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